Item 2008.001.1134 - Portrait of man in a suit

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Portrait of man in a suit

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  • ca. 1900 (Creation)
    Notman, William

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1 photograph: 11 x 16.5

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William Notman, Photographer to Her Majesty, independently began his first studio in Montreal in 1856 under the name 'William Notman'. In 1877, he partnered this studio with Henry Sandham, and the name changed to 'Notman & Sandham' until that dissolved and he partnered with his son in 1882. He also operated studios in Toronto, Boston and Halifax.

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Item is a black cabinet card with a portrait of a man. Gold text below photograph reads, 'Wm. Notman & Son Montreal.'

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